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Hardtop Question

Discussion in '"Stock" Alpine' started by 66Beam, Jul 13, 2010.

  1. 66Beam

    66Beam Donation Time

    Will a 1963 Series 11 hardtop fit a 1966 Series V Alpine?
     
  2. 65sunbeam

    65sunbeam SAOCA Membership Director Diamond Level Sponsor

    No. Not even close. Different windshield frames, doorglass, sidemounts, etc.
    I do think the early tops look much nicer than the later ones-and they don't rust!! Eric
     
  3. alpine_64

    alpine_64 Donation Time

    Eric.. they do look better, but dont have the ventilation and they also do get sress fractures near the b-post mounts,

    You can fit a early top on a late car.. but.. you have ot change windsheilds, side glass (and likely the doors) also, the cars ive seen do it.. a SV alpine and a tiger no longer have a soft top.
     
  4. 65beam

    65beam Donation Time

    hardtop

    eric is right about not rusting, but one of my tops has broken at the b- post on the driver side.
     

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